Monthly Archives: May 2018

Congrats to Brooke Larsen

We want to share a not-so-humble brag about our talented ADV BFA student, Brooke Larsen. A fairly new addition here at AAU and has already been awarded AAU Athletics Freshmen of the Year, Team MVP and Female Athlete of the Year. Larsen is also the first AAU athlete to be named Louisville Slugger/National Fastpitch Coaches Association Division II National Pitcher of the Week (try saying that really fast three times). Congratulations on all your accomplishments during your first year here, Brooke! We can’t wait to see what you do next. *throws confetti*

If you want to read a little more about the awesome news, check out the links below:

artuathletics.com/news

twitter.com/ARTUSoftball

twitter.com/ARTU_Knights

Summer Internship at Fashion School Daily

Still on the hunt for internship experience? Today may be your lucky day then. The Social Media Center & Fashion Journalism program is still looking for Summer 2018 interns! Intern applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. BA/BFA students must have completed 90 units and and MA/MFA students must have already passed their mid-point review. Any major is welcome to apply.

For more information about the position, check out the links below:

Job Description

fashionschooldaily.com

Portfolio Night 14 San Francisco – by The One Club

 

Check it out! Portfolio Night 14, the world’s largest advertising portfolio review, will be going on TOMORROW.

Get the full details and register for this awesome event before space runs out!

Important Spring Show Information

Happy Spring Show, everyone! We’re super pumped for tomorrow. Here’s all the important info on how to get to this awesome event. If you want more details, click on the link below. We hope to see you all there!

Spring Show 2018 information

Important Notice: Spring Show & Competition Prep Workshop Cancelled on Friday, 5/11

 

Please direct and questions or concerns to advertising@academyart.edu.

Women: Get a $5,000 Advantage

Our friends at agency WongDoody support increased female leadership in the advertising industry. And they’re putting their money where their mouth is with a $5,000 Women in Advertising Scholarship. Applications are being accepted until June 29. To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Be a female.
  • Be a currently enrolled student at a college in the United States, and have completed at least her sophomore year of undergraduate studies or her first year of portfolio or graduate school.
  • Maintain satisfactory academic progress as determined by her school.
  • Be pursuing an advertising career in a creative role including but not limited to copywriter, art director or designer.

Go get all the details and apply right away. The winner will be announced on August 8, 2018.

A.C.T. Fellowship Program Opportunity

If you’re drawn to the theatre life, this may be a perfect chance to collide worlds. The American Conservatory Theater is accepting fellowship applications to work in Graphic Design, Digital Content or Marketing. Most fellowships are full-time and last a season (Usually September-June). Check out more information below if you are interested.

American Conservatory Theater SF Fellowship Program

Job Descriptions

 

MARK EDWARDS OFFICE HOURS UPDATE

Due to Final Reviews and Spring Show, Mark’s drop in office hours on May 9th, 10th, 16th, and 17th are cancelled.

We will resume normal schedule on Wednesday, May 23rd. Please email Mark directly with any request for a meeting during this time.